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New associate for Oatley Vigmond

Monday, July 27, 2020 @ 2:16 PM | By John Chunn

Oatley Vigmond announced that Laura Bassett has joined the Ontario personal injury firm as an associate.

According to Oatley Vigmond’s press release, Bassett previously joined the firm as a summer student in 2018 and returned as an articling student in 2019.

She graduated from the University of Ottawa with a juris doctor in June 2020 and has an honours BA in criminology and law and society from Wilfrid Laurier University.

During her time in law school, she was involved with Pro Bono Students Canada, including working on two year-long projects. The first was advocacy dedicated to shifting the way that sexual assault cases are described in the justice system. The second was a placement with the small claims court in Ottawa.